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June 8th, 2012 by Stuart Miller Comments

A very busy week when it comes to the chart thanks to the weather calming down and also 2 of the biggest films of the year being released in the same week, with this in mind it will come as no surprise that last week’s number 1 Men in Black 3 couldn’t hold on to the top spot for more than a week.

4 new films graced this week’s chart, first of is a surprise entry at number 9 in the form of the Ken Loach drama The Angel’s Shame, doing better, despite it being panned by critics, is Top Cat which forced its way into the number 7 spot. The second highest new entry went to Snow White and the Huntsman that went into the number 2 spot despite it having 2 extra days on the number 1 film- which will come as no surprise to anybody – is Prometheus.

10. Moonrise Kingdom – £210.804 – £724.870
9. The Angels Share(NE) – £256.446
8. American Pie: The Reunion – £267.682 – £16.396.461
7. Top Cat(NE) – £457.287
6. What to Expect When you’re Expecting – £633.935 – £1.983.332
5. The Dictator – £754.068 – £9.251.635
4. Avengers Assemble – £847.598 – £48.367.585
3. Men in Black3 – £3.032.053 – £7.958.460
2. Snow White and the Huntsman – (NE) – £3.589.027
1. Prometheus(NE) – £6.236.580

New Releases – A lot of films are out this weeks so i will quickly go through them, first off is the drama from George Lucas, Red Tails, then we have horror film The Pact, next up is extreme drama from Plan B in the form of Ill Manors, Will Farrell is back in Spanish comedy Casa De Mi Padre, Simon Pegg goes it alone as he has A Fantastic Fear of Everything and finally Ti West’s latest film The Innkeepers finally get’s its UK release however in limited form.

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Stuart is co-founder and one of the hosts of the Monday movie show. Ever since the age of two he's been a huge movie fan, especially horror films since one of the first films he ever watched was Poltergeist, yes at age two. Since then he can't stop watching films and over the years it has become a bit of an obsession, but it's not just films that he has a passion for; he's also a huge videogame fanatic and has also been known for belting out the odd tune or two. For more on what Stuart does visit

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